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by Charles C. Mann
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favorite 40
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xi, 870 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Wizards -- Fiction, Magic -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Coming of age -- Fiction, England --...
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by Lockhart, E., author
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eye 3,991
favorite 94
comment 0
227 pages : 22 cm
Topics: Cousins, Families, Friendship, Islands, Amnesia, Secrecy, Teenage girls, Friendship -- Juvenile...
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by Dangarembga, Tsitsi
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eye 4,572
favorite 35
comment 0
"This U.S. edition first published in 1989 by Seal Press"--T.p. verso
Topic: Women
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by Alison Bechdel
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favorite 48
comment 0
Topics: Cultural Literacy and Humanities, Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade...
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by Stephen R. Covey
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favorite 84
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Success -- Psychological aspects., Character.
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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eye 6,922
favorite 50
comment 0
x, 1138 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: Horror stories, Horror tales, Good and evil -- Fiction, Maine -- Fiction, Horror fiction
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eye 1,605
favorite 29
comment 0
xlviii, 1484 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates : 27 cm
Topics: Bible -- Commentaries, Hieronymus, Sophronius Eusebius, Bible, Bible -- Commentaires, Bibel,...
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by Bagchi, Amiya Kumar, author
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eye 303
favorite 4
comment 0
viii, 280 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Economic history, Politische Ökonomie, Wirtschaftsentwicklung, Economische situatie, Developing...
Source: removedNEL
xv, 488 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Greece -- History -- 281-146 B.C. -- Sources, Greece -- History -- Macedonian Hegemony, 323-281...
Source: removedNEL
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by Aveyard, Victoria, author
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eye 1,160
favorite 36
comment 1
388 pages ; 24 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Teenage girls -- Juvenile fiction, Ability -- Juvenile fiction, Blood -- Juvenile fiction,...
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by Endo, Shusaku, 1923-1996
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eye 2,533
favorite 39
comment 0
Translation of Chimmoku
Topic: Christians
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by Tevis, Walter S
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favorite 170
comment 0
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by Liu, Cixin, author
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favorite 76
comment 3
399 pages ; 25 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Human-alien encounters -- Fiction, Imaginary wars and battles -- Fiction, Science fiction, FICTION...
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by Harr, Jonathan
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eye 1,239
favorite 3
comment 0
Includes bibliographical references (p. 495-500)
Topics: Anderson, Anne, 1936?-, Schlichtmann, Jan, W.R. Grace & Co, Trials (Toxic torts), Groundwater,...
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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eye 3,112
favorite 24
comment 0
Topics: Novelists, American, Fans (Persons), Suspense fiction
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by Dunn, Mark, 1956-
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favorite 68
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Ella Minnow Pea is a girl living happily on the fictional island of Nollop off the coast of South Carolina. Nollop was named after Nevin Nollop, author of the immortal pangram, "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog." Now Ella finds herself acting to save her friends, family, and fellow citizens from the encroaching totalitarianism of the island?s Council, which has banned the use of certain letters of the alphabet as they fall from a memorial statue of Nevin Nollop. As the...
Topics: Communal living, Islands, Fables
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by Castaneda, Carlos, 1931-1998
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favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies - Spirituality, Spirituality - Shamanism,...
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by Yang, Gene Luen; Pien, Lark, ill
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favorite 56
comment 0
Alternates three interrelated stories about the problems of young Chinese Americans trying to participate in the popular culture. Presented in comic book format
Topics: Graphic novels, Chinese Americans, Identity, Schools, Cartoons and comics
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by Davis, Natalie Zemon, 1928-; Guerre, Martin, fl. 1539-1560; Du Tilh, Arnault, d. 1560
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favorite 14
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Tells the story of a sixteenth-century French imposter who convinced a peasant woman and her family that he was her missing husband
Topics: Du Tilh, Arnault, d. 1560, Du Tilh, Arnaud, d. 1560, Trials (Impostors and imposture), Impostors...
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by Maḥfūẓ, Najīb, 1911-2006; Theroux, Peter
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eye 839
favorite 3
comment 0
Topic: Families
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by Levitt, Martin Jay,Conrow, Terry
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favorite 6
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Includes index
Topics: Union busting, Labor unions, Corporations, Antisyndicalisme, Syndicalisation, Entreprises,...
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favorite 9
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Topics: Change (Psychology), Adaptation, Psychological, Life Change Events, Changement (Psychologie)
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favorite 10
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xiv, 730 pages ; 26 cm
Topics: Schwarze, USA, University of South Alabama, Schwarze, .., African Americans -- Intellectual life,...
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favorite 39
comment 0
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Leadership
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by Steel, Danielle
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223 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Grandmothers -- Fiction, Russian Americans -- Fiction, Grandmothers, Russian Americans, Soviet...
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by Riordan, Rick
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favorite 57
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ix, 318 pages : 32 cm
Topics: Fiction, Gods, Greek -- Juvenile fiction, Jackson, Percy (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile...
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favorite 14
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207 pages : 23 cm
Topics: Finance, Personal, Investments, Rich people, Finance, Personal, Investments, Rich people,...
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by Oliver, Mary, 1935-
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favorite 94
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"A Harvest original."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: English language, American poetry, English poetry, Poetry
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by Murakami Haruki
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favorite 101
comment 0
Topics: Literary, Fiction, Fiction - General, Fiction / Literary, Historical - General
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by Carmen Laforet
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favorite 10
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Topics: Women -- Spain -- Fiction, Women college students -- Spain -- Barcelona -- Fiction, Women college...
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by Maurice, Emperor of the East, 539-602; Dennis, George T
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favorite 15
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Often ascribed to Maurice, Emperor of the East. Cf. p. xvi
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Military art and science, Military art and science, Military art and science
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favorite 31
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Autism -- Fiction., Savants (Savant syndrome) -- Fiction., England -- Fiction.
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favorite 9
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-357) and index
Topics: Birth control, African American women, Welfare recipients, Race discrimination
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by Wendy Cope
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favorite 16
comment 0
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by Neil Simon
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favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Academic Literacy, Reading Level-Adult
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by Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961
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"Foreword by John, Patrick, and Gregory Hemingway ; preface by Charles Scribner, Jr."--Cover
Topic: Manners and customs
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by Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992
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224 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Science fiction, Science fiction, American, Robots -- Fiction, Short stories, American, Artificial...
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by Jones, LeAlan; Newman, Lloyd; Isay, David; Brooks, John Anthony
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favorite 6
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Our America started out as two radio documentaries, 'Ghetto life 101' and 'Remorse: the 14 stories of Eric Morse'
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Jones, LeAlan, Newman, Lloyd, Afro-Americans, Afro-American boys, Inner cities
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by Ruth Rendell
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Topic: England -- Fiction.
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by Glück, Louise, 1943-; Poets Laureate Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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The wild iris -- Matins -- Matins -- Trillium -- Lamium -- Snowdrops -- Clear morning -- Spring snow -- End of winter -- Matins -- Matins -- Scilla -- Retreating wind -- The garden -- The hawthorn tree -- Love in moonlight -- April -- Violets -- Witchgrass -- The Jacob's Ladder -- Matins -- Matins -- Song -- Field flowers -- The red poppy -- Clover -- Matins -- Heaven and earth -- The doorway -- Midsummer -- Vespers -- Vespers -- Vespers -- Daisies -- End of summer -- Vespers -- Vespers --...
Topic: American poetry
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by Mandelbrot, Benoit B
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favorite 30
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Rev. ed. of: Fractals. c1977
Topics: Geometry, Mathematical models, Stochastic processes, Fractals
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favorite 45
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xx, 316 pages : 23 cm
Topics: Math anxiety, Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- Psychological aspects, Educational psychology,...
Source: removedNEL
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xxxi, 652 pages : 26 cm
Topics: Prejudices -- United States, Racism -- United States, Minorities -- United States, Social justice...
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by Ohanian, Hans C
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Physics, Physique, Physique
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by Gunesekera, Romesh
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A man's transition from errand boy in Sri Lanka to sophisticated restaurateur in London. It happens thanks to the influence of Ranjan Salgado, an aristocratic bachelor with an interest in things intellectual. At age 11 the boy goes to work on Salgado's estate as an assistant to the houseboy. Bit by bit he advances to become houseboy and cook, picking up in the process general knowledge and the art of conversation. By the author of Moonfish Moon
Topics: Young men, Household employees, Bildungsromans
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by Palacio, R. J
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favorite 59
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Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Abnormalities, Human, Self-acceptance, Middle schools, Schools
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by Isabel Wilkerson
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eye 1,552
favorite 29
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Topics: African Americans -- Migrations -- History -- 20th century, Migration, Internal -- United States --...
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favorite 4
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350 p. : 23 cm
Topic: Ray, Satyajit, 1922-
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by Spivak, Michael
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eye 1,863
favorite 22
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 609-616) and index
Topic: Calculus
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by White, Richard
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eye 425
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Topics: Land settlement, Railroads, American National characteristics, History
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by McCloud, Aminah Beverly, 1948-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-213)
Topics: Islam, African Americans
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by Lee, Erika, author
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favorite 17
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viii, 519 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Asian Americans -- History, Asians -- United States -- History, Racism -- United States -- History,...
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xv, 348 p. : 32 cm
Topics: Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815 -- Exhibitions, Artists and patrons -- United States -- History...
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by Rushdie, Salman
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favorite 4
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546 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: Survival -- Fiction, East Indians -- England -- Fiction, Survival -- Fiction, East Indians,...
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by Nguyen, Bich Minh
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favorite 3
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Topics: Nguyen, Bich Minh, Immigrants, Vietnamese Americans, Americans
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favorite 3
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Includes bibliographical references
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favorite 24
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Includes bibliographical references, discography, filmography, and index
Topics: Rap (Music), Hip-hop, Music, Rap (Musique), Hip-hop, Musique, Hip-hop, Music, Rap (Music), Hip-Hop,...
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by Martín Gaite, Carmen
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favorite 4
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Translation of: El cuarto de atrás
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by Martin, George R. R
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eye 2,538
favorite 21
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"A Bantam Spectra book"--T.p. verso
Topics: Seven Kingdoms (Imaginary place), Fantasy fiction
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by Boym, Svetlana, 1959-2015
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-389) and index
Topics: Civilization, Modern, Nostalgia, Memory, Nostalgia in literature, Authors, Exiled, National...
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by Deborah E. Harkness
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eye 2,758
favorite 32
comment 0
Topics: Vampires, Witches, Fiction
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by Jones, Gayl
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favorite 17
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Topic: African American women
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by hooks, bell, 1952-
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"A visionary and accessible book, bell hooks's All About Love offers radical new ways to think about love. Here, hooks, one of our most acute social critics, takes the themes that put her on the map - the relationship between love and sexuality, and the interconnectedness between the public and the private - and challenges the prevailing notion that romantic love is more important than all other bonds." "All About Love is a blueprint for finding myriad types of love, which hold...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Love, Feminist ethics, Feminist ethics, Love
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by Stoppard, Tom
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eye 777
favorite 9
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A play
Topic: English drama
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by Wolfgang Schivelbusch
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favorite 11
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Topics: Drinking customs., Drug abuse., Spices., Manners and customs.
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by Kincaid, Jamaica
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favorite 11
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Episodes from the young life of Annie John, aged 10 to 17, as she grows up on the Caribbean Island of Antigua. This is a magical coming-of-age tale, ripe with the special ambience of its tropical setting and sustained by Annie's far from naive awareness of the world around her. Death, illness, and poverty intrude on the narrator's perceptive sensibility from time to time, but even these experiences instruct her and expand her understanding of life and its shifting reality. Although Annie leaves...
Topics: Mothers and daughters, Teenage girls, Coming of age
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Architecture, Architecture, Bouwkunst
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by McCloud, Scott, 1960-
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eye 1,986
favorite 39
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"A paperback edition of this book was originally published in 1993 by Kitchen Sink Press"--T.p. verso
Topics: Comic books, strips, etc, Cartooning, Comic books, strips, etc
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eye 1,364
favorite 9
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199 pages 21 cm
Topics: High school students -- Fiction, Psychokinesis -- Fiction, Child abuse -- Fiction, Child abuse,...
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by Waters, Sarah, 1966-
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by Evagrius, Ponticus, 345?-399; Bamberger, John Eudes; Evagrius, Ponticus, 345?-399. De oratione. English
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eye 600
favorite 10
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The 2nd work is a translation of De oratione, previously attributed to Saint Nilus of Ancyra
Topics: Asceticism, Prayer, Prayer
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by Davies, Norman
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eye 1,900
favorite 15
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [1137]-1172) and index
Topic: Europe -- History
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eye 1,348
favorite 27
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xii, 244 pages : 24 cm
Topics: Leadership, Corporate culture, Organizational change
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by Chernow, Ron
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [780]-788) and index
Topics: Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804, Statesmen